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PrintAction Buyers’ Guide Cover Receives Award

June 22, 2010


The lenticular cover produced for this year’s PrintAction’s Buyers’ Guide has received an award from the 2010 Applied Arts Printing Awards.

The cover, produced by a specialist team of lenticular experts, including project overseer Greg Maloney of AGOG House of Lenticular; John Van Leeuwen of LPC World, the lens supplier; Ernesto Clark, on behalf of HumanEyes, who worked with artist Seth Rowanwood to translate art into press-ready plates through HumanEyes software and the artClone3D RIP; the team at C.J. Graphics, who were responsible for the printing and Laminating Choice for coating the back for printing.

The printing category was judged by industry veterans David Allan (Rhino Print Solutions), Glen Warren (Warren’s Waterless Printing), Jack Youngberg (Somerset Graphics), Rose-Ella Morrison (DDB Canada), and Wayne Wilbur (Astley-Gilbert).

The Applied Arts Awards has been held for 20 years and recognizes the best in design, advertising and printing. Other award recipients in this year’s printing category are: St. Joseph Print, Andora Graphics, Metropolitan Fine Printers, Kallen Printing. Graphic Direction, 3S Printers, Colour Innovations, Rhino Print Solutions, Cirque du Soleil, Transcontinental Ross-Ellis, Peel Graphics and Somerset Graphics.

Details of the creation of the cover can be found in the February 2010 issue of PrintAction, which can be accessed online here.

Watch for a behind-the-scenes video on the judging process.